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Meaning of "supplementary" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUPPLEMENTARY

supplementary  [ˌsʌplɪˈmɛntərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUPPLEMENTARY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Supplementary can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SUPPLEMENTARY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of supplementary in the English dictionary

The definition of supplementary in the dictionary is forming or acting as a supplement Also : supplemental,. Other definition of supplementary is a person or thing that is a supplement.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUPPLEMENTARY


alimentary
ˌælɪˈmɛntərɪ
complementary
ˌkɒmplɪˈmɛntərɪ
complimentary
ˌkɒmplɪˈmɛntərɪ
documentary
ˌdɒkjʊˈmɛntərɪ
elementary
ˌɛlɪˈmɛntərɪ
filamentary
ˌfɪləˈmɛntərɪ
impedimentary
ɪmˌpɛdɪˈmɛntərɪ
integumentary
ɪnˌtɛɡjʊˈmɛntərɪ
mockumentary
ˌmɒkjʊˈmɛntərɪ
parliamentary
ˌpɑːləˈmɛntərɪ
rudimentary
ˌruːdɪˈmɛntərɪ
sacramentary
ˌsækrəˈmɛntərɪ
sedimentary
ˌsɛdɪˈmɛntərɪ
semidocumentary
ˌsɛmɪˌdɒkjʊˈmɛntərɪ
shockumentary
ˌʃɒkjuːˈmɛntərɪ
tegumentary
ˌtɛɡjʊˈmɛntərɪ
tenementary
ˌtɛnəˈmɛntərɪ
testamentary
ˌtɛstəˈmɛntərɪ
uncomplimentary
ˌʌnkɒmplɪˈmɛntərɪ
unparliamentary
ˌʌnpɑːləˈmɛntərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUPPLEMENTARY

supplantation
supplanter
supple
supplejack
supplely
supplement
supplemental
supplementally
supplementaries
supplementarily
supplementary angle
supplementary benefit
supplementary question
supplementation
supplementer
suppleness
suppletion
suppletive
suppletorily
suppletory

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUPPLEMENTARY

commentary
dentary
emolumentary
fly-on-the-wall documentary
fragmentary
involuntary
ligamentary
medicamentary
military
momentary
nonelementary
nonvoluntary
pigmentary
running commentary
sedentary
segmentary
semisedentary
unguentary
vestimentary
voluntary

Synonyms and antonyms of supplementary in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SUPPLEMENTARY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «supplementary» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of supplementary

Translation of «supplementary» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUPPLEMENTARY

Find out the translation of supplementary to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of supplementary from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «supplementary» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

补充的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

suplementario
570 millions of speakers

English

supplementary
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अनुपूरक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التكميلية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дополнительное
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

suplementar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সম্পূরক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

complémentaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tambahan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ergänzend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

補助的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

보충의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tambahan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bổ sung
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

துணை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पुरवणी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tamamlayıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

integrativo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

uzupełniające
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

додаткове
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

suplimentar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συμπληρωματικές
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aanvullende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kompletterande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

supplerende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of supplementary

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUPPLEMENTARY»

The term «supplementary» is very widely used and occupies the 13.257 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUPPLEMENTARY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «supplementary» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «supplementary» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about supplementary

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUPPLEMENTARY»

Discover the use of supplementary in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to supplementary and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Supplementary Education: The Hidden Curriculum of High ...
This book makes the case and lays the conceptual foundation for the significance of supplementary education in reducing the academic achievement gap between majority students and students of color.
Edmund W. Gordon, Beatrice L. Bridglall, Aundra Saa Meroe, 2005
2
Independent and Supplementary Prescribing: An Essential Guide
The second edition of Independent and Supplementary Prescribing builds on the success of this classic text by providing a unique resource for prescribing and medicines management for both new and experienced prescribers.
Molly Courtenay, Matt Griffiths, 2010
3
Supplementary Cementing Materials
This book is an attempt to consolidate the published research related to the use of Supplementary Cementing Materials in cement and concrete.
Rafat Siddique, Mohammad Iqbal Khan, 2011
4
A Handbook for Supplementary Aids and Services: A Best ...
A guide for special education teachers covers the best practices, legal aspects, and research surrounding supplementary aids and services for children with disabilities.
Edward Burns, 2003
5
Learning and Community: Jewish Supplementary Schools in the ...
Rich ethnographies of Jewish supplementary schools drawn from every region in the U.S.
Jack Wertheimer, 2009
6
Essential Grammar in Use Supplementary Exercises With Key
This book of grammar exercises accompanies the second edition of Essential Grammar in Use.
Helen Naylor, 1996
7
Solutions Manual and Supplementary Materials for Econometric ...
Solutions manual for a widely used graduate econometrics text.
Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, 2003
8
4.4bsd User's Supplementary Documents
This volume presents historical and tutorial documentation for a key variant of the UNIX operating system. It covers the final, definitive release of the Berkley version of UNIX, which has been the basis for many commercial UNIX variants.
University of California, Berkeley. Computer Systems Research Group, 1994
9
Devolution: memorandum of understanding and supplementary ...
Devolution : Memorandum of understanding and supplementary agreements between the United Kingdom Government, Scottish Ministers, the Welsh Ministers and the Northern Ireland Executive Committee
Great Britain: Wales Office, 2010
10
Six Steps in Self-Development: The 'Supplementary Exercises'
In this invaluable small book, the editor has drawn together virtually all Rudolf Steiner's statements on the supplementary exercises, supporting them with commentary and notes.
Rudolf Steiner, Ates Baydur, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUPPLEMENTARY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term supplementary is used in the context of the following news items.
1
TN SSLC Supplementary Exam Results 2015 Likely to be …
Students can check their SSLC Supplementary 2015 exam results on the official website tnresults.nic.in. They can enter their roll number to check their SSLC ... «International Business Times, India Edition, Jul 15»
2
28.52 % pass supplementary examinations in Odisha
At least 4,500 more students turned matriculates in Odisha this year when the Matriculation supplementary examination results were declared here on ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
3
UPDATE: Telangana SSC Supplementary 2015 Results …
Students, who appeared for 2015 TS SSC or class 10 (matric) Advance Supplementary exams in June this year, can check their results online on the official ... «International Business Times, India Edition, Jul 15»
4
AP Inter 1st Year Supplementary/Improvement Results 2015 …
AP Inter 1st Year Supplementary Results 2015:Today Andhra Pradesh Intermediate 1st Year Advanced Supplementary/Improvement/vocational Results 2015 ... «The Indian Talks, Jun 15»
5
Inter supplementary exam
Human Resource Development Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao on Sunday released results of the second year intermediate advanced supplementary ... «The Hindu, Jun 15»
6
AP Inter 1st Year Supplementary Results 2015 Declared @ bieap …
AP Inter 1st Year Supplementary Results 2015:Today Andhra Pradesh Intermediate 1st Year Advanced Supplementary/batterment/vocational Results 2015 are ... «The Indian Talks, Jun 15»
7
TS Telangana Intermediate 1st Year Supplementary Exam Result …
TS Telangana Intermediate 1st Year Supplementary Exam Result 2015 Manabadi Schools9 : After long period of time, finally Telangana Board is announcing its ... «Dekh News, Jun 15»
8
University ends long wait for supplementary exams
Mangalore University has amended regulations to allow students to write supplementary exams and semester examinations simultaneously. For example, a ... «The Hindu, Jun 15»
9
Tribunal to announce verdict on NADRA's NA-122 supplementary
LAHORE (Dunya News) - Election tribunal will announce verdict on the supplementary report of Chairman NADRA regarding NA-122 case on June 15, Dunya ... «DunyaNews Pakistan, Jun 15»
10
Failed SSC students to get chance to save their academic year
In a relief to students who failed this year's SSC (class X) exam in Maharashtra, the state government today announced supplementary exam for such students. «Business Standard, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Supplementary [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/supplementary>. Dec 2020 ».
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